Ordinary Time, 5th Sunday (A) Our political system rewards those who build themselves up and pull others down. But does this really lead to a fulfilling life? St. Paul doesn’t think so. And neither did Dr. Tetsu Nakamura. He used his gifts to build up the poor of Pakistan and Afghanistan and was hailed as a hero. What about us — are we playing the game of promoting ourselves or are we building others up? I felt constantly drained until I turned to a relationship with Jesus. He blessed me so that I could bless others. You have been blessed! Give and serve generously this week.
(9 Feb 2020)
Going Deeper: Read more about the life of Dr. Tetsu Nakamura.
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